Category Archives: Working Thoughts

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Google Experiment

Making some simple Google tests. Mostly just for my benefit. Come look if you like, but don’t expect the sun and the moon.

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Things You Should Know #1

Some things people never give you the straight answer to even though there is one. Here is the first of many answers we hope to bring you. What schedule to use for your automatic Windows updates.

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Flaws in the System

One of the most difficult things in business, consulting, and analysis is the unforeseen flaw.  That tiny little gotcha that seems obvious in hindsight that just didn’t come up during months of preparation. Sometimes, that flaw is the fault of the system.  Sometimes, that flaw

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Email Feature That Is Badly Needed

Sometimes as I go through my day, I stumble across things that seem so OBVIOUS to me that I have trouble understanding why it is even an issue. Today’s version comes courtesy of every single email client I use, which includes most of the big

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The Glary Utilities Convergence

If a tree falls in the forest, and a bunch of websites all post about it, was there a bunch of overlap? Several of my usual websites all posted about Glary Utilities within a few days of each other, seemingly for no reason. A quick examination.

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Ratings Systems Flaws

If only the people who see a movie rate it, can it be widely assumed that all ratings are too high due to the bias of the people who choose to see a movie based on its content and starring actors?